Exchange Center for Family Unity | Child Abuse Prevention Owatonna

209 W. Bridge Street | Owatonna, MN 55060

Serving Dodge, Freeborn, Rice, Steele, and Waseca counties, MN

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Parents who change their methods with the help of a family mentor can be a positive role model for their children. They can provide a safe and nurturing home, meet their child’s needs and pass on appropriate parenting skills to their children.


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Prevent child abuse and create

a world of happy, loved, secure,

and healthy children. Call us today!


We’re a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization.

Our parent mentor services are provided at no charge to low income families thanks to generous contributions from The Otto Bremier Foundation, United Way, Exchange Clubs, business donors, and individual donors within the communities that we serve.


There is a fee for Supervised Visitation and a materials fee for the Darkness to Light Certification.

Trustworthy Non-Profit Organization

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Our staff includes: Annette Duncan (Executive Director),  Rachel Grunklee Parent Mentor & Program Coordinator, Amanda White and Emma Basness Parent Mentors.  Our Visit Supervisors include Michelle Burns, Heather Reiken, Pam Temple, and Alyssa Fasching.  


Our Board of Directors include:

Evin Lantz (President), Brad Haugen

(Treasurer), Terri Ross (Secretary) Daryl Bail, Mary Wencl, Wendell Engelstad, Bruce Kubicek and Anel Beascochea.

Dedicated Staff and Mentors

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Exchange Center for Family Unity of Owatonna, MN uses the National Exchange Club Parent Mentor Model which is a proven child abuse prevention technique in the US.  We are also Certified in the Darkness to Light  Stewards for Children Child Sexual Abuse Awareness and Prevention.    

Parental Guidance

for a Flourishing Child

We provide dependable and efficient support-based in-home mentoring to parents can use additional support to be successful parents. We understand that parenting is one of the most demanding jobs and believe that parents can utilize our comprehensive techniques to provide a safe and nurturing home for their children.

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